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distended gallbladder symptoms

A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
As an isolated: finding it is of uncertain significance, it may mean nothing. It has to be interpreted in the context of your entire clinical picture, i.e. does your ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Pain and nausea: Upper abdominal pressure discomfort with gas and bloated feeling after eating, may get upper abdominal pain and nausea, sometimes vomiting. Worse afte ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christine Norton
23 years experience Family Medicine
Low fat diet: Your gallbladder stores bile. When you eat fatty foods or fried foods the gallbladder secretes the bile to break the foods down. So if you want to k ... Read More
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Dr. Ralph Parker
30 years experience General Surgery
Remove it :-): Short answer, recurring gb symptoms are best treated by removal. Short of that, avoidance of fatty or greasy foods can often keep symptoms at bay, but ... Read More
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Dr. Peter Baiocco
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Is it gall Bladder?: First you need to find out what your symptoms are caused by. It may or may not be gall bladder related. An office visit, history and exam will determi ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Nausea, vomit, pain: Dull, achy pain in right upper abdomen or under breastbone, often radiating to back, between shoulder blades, often after a fatty meal, in evening, in ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Going bad: Can mean acute cholecystitis, pancreatitis, cholangitis. Symptoms are pain, nausea, vomiting, fever, jaundice, change in color of urine or stool. If ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
Cholecystectomy: Gallbladder removal (cholecystectomy) remains the "gold standard" for treatment of gallbladder disease. It is a safe, usually simple operation, typic ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience General Surgery
Biliary colic: Gallstones can remain asymptomatic or cause gallbladder infection, obstruction of pancreas and/or liver. The last two can be life-threatening. Docs re ... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerardo Garcia
32 years experience General Surgery
Abdominal pain: usual symptoms from gallbladder with gallstones are right upper quadrant abdominal pain, 30 mi to 4 hrs after eating fatty food, that last for 2-4 hrs ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
See below: Gallstones can cause mild symptoms such as upper abdominal gas bloating and pressure discomfort after eating. Sometimes there can be more pain in the ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Symptoms: Are a description of what a person feels. There may be no symptoms from an isolated radiology finding of gallbladder wall thickening. If it is associa ... Read More

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